“Win a Windows 11-Ready Laptop” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”)
These are the Official Rules (“Rules”) for the “Win a Windows 11-Ready Laptop” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) that govern how the Sweepstakes will operate. Entrant must agree to these Rules to participate in the Sweepstakes. Please read them carefully to fully understand the Rules prior to registering for the Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
DATES OF SWEEPSTAKES: The Sweepstakes begins at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) on October 18, 2021 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PDT on October 24, 2021 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open only to persons who are: i) legal residents of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia and at least eighteen (18) years of age or older, or ii) legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec residents) who are the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction at the time of entry and have internet access and a valid and active email address (each, an “Entrant”). Employees and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings or spouse, regardless of where they live, or persons living in same household, whether related or not) of Intel Corporation ( the “Sponsor”) and each of their respective parent companies, divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, advertising and sweepstakes agencies, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of this Sweepstakes, including but not limited to Caffelli (the “Administrator”) and the entities supplying the prizes herein (collectively the “Sweepstakes Entities”), are not eligible to participate. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. Sweepstakes is void in Quebec, outside of the fifty (50) United States, District of Columbia, Canada and wherever restricted or prohibited by law.
By entering, each Entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules, the information provided by Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, and the decisions of the Sponsor (or its authorized representative) which are final and binding with respect to all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
HOW TO ENTER: Visit the Reddit thread and locate the link posted on Reddit (the “Website”) to complete the following steps in order to receive entries into the Sweepstakes:
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Twitter, or Amazon.com. Entrant understands that he/she is supplying his/her information to the Sponsor and not to Instagram, Twitter, or Amazon.com.
ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS: There is a limit of nine (9) entries per Entrant for the Sweepstakes. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different accounts, identities, and/or any other methods will void that Entrant's entries and that Entrant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute about the identity of an Entrant, the entry will be assigned to the authorized account holder (“Authorized Account Holder”) of the account used to submit an entry. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the account by the entity responsible for assigning accounts. Entry information becomes property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor and/or the Sweepstakes Entities will not verify receipt of entries for Entrants.
Entries not meeting the requirements as set forth in these Official Rules or that contain prohibited, inappropriate, or irrelevant content, as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion, will not be eligible and will be disqualified.
Without limitation, Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant whose social media account that, in their sole opinion, refers, depicts or in any way reflects negatively upon the Sponsor, the Sweepstakes or any other person or entity; does not comply with these Official Rules; or if Sponsor receives notification about any potential infringements or breaches of law or any other reason set forth herein.
WINNING/ODDS: On or about October 29, 2021, the Administrator will randomly select three (3) grand prize winners (each a “Grand Prize Winner”) from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning a prize are dependent upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The random drawing will be conducted by the Administrator whose decision is based upon his/her sole discretion and his/her interpretation of these Official Rules and is final and binding in all respects.
PRIZES: The first Grand Prize Winner selected will receive a Dell XPS 13 9310 Touchscreen 13.4 inch FHD Thin and Light Laptop - Intel Core i7-1185G7, 16GB LPDDR4x RAM, 512GB SSD, Intel Iris Xe Graphics, 2Yr OnSite, 6 months Dell Migrate, Windows 10 Pro having an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of $1,686.92USD.
The second Grand Prize Winner selected will receive a HP 15 Laptop, 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 Processor, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD Storage, 15.6” Full HD IPS Display, Windows 10 Home, HP Fast Charge, Lightweight Design having an ARV of $552.36USD.
The third Grand Prize Winner selected will receive an Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-36UT Slim Laptop | 15.6" Full HD Display | 11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G4 Processor | 4GB DDR4 | 128GB NVMe SSD | WiFi 6 | Amazon Alexa | Windows 10 Home having an ARV of $379.99USD.
Total ARV of all Grand Prizes is $2,619.27USD.
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Limit of one (1) prize per Entrant/household for the entire Sweepstakes. Grand Prize Winners agree that the Grand Prizes are being provided “as is” and the Sweepstakes Entities and Sponsor make no warranty, representation or guarantee regarding any prize, including but not limited to its quality, condition, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. No transfer, substitution, or cash redemption of a Grand Prize is permitted, except at a Sponsor's sole discretion or as otherwise provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if a prize or element thereof becomes unavailable due to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if a prize becomes unavailable due to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor. No more than the number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules will be awarded.
NOTIFICATION/ PRIZE CLAIM: POTENTIAL GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED WITHIN THREE (3) BUSINESS DAYS OF THE DRAWING DATE BY A SPONSOR REPRESENTATIVE VIA EMAIL FROM CONTESTS@CAFFELLI.COM (THE “NOTIFICATION”). Grand Prize Winner must respond to the Notification within three (3) days from the date of the Notification. In the event that: (a) a potential Grand Prize Winner fails to respond to the Notification the date and time frame indicated; (b) a potential Grand Prize Winner fails to supply the Required Documents (as defined in the “PRIZE CLAIMS” section below); (c) any Notification is returned as undeliverable; and/or (d) it is determined by the Sponsor, in their sole discretion, that the potential Grand Prize Winner is not eligible in accordance with these Official Rules, such potential Grand Prize Winner will be disqualified and an alternate Grand Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing of the remaining non-winning eligible entries. Grand Prize Winner consents to the use of his/her full name, likeness, biographical information, videos, photos and voice in advertising worldwide without additional compensation (TN residents will not be required to sign a publicity release as a condition of winning a prize).
Each Grand Prize Winner must complete in its entirety and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability/Public Release Form and a W-9 Form (US Residents) W8-BEN and IRS Form 1042-S (Canada residents) (the “Required Paperwork”). In addition, any Grand Prize Winner residing in Canada will be required to correctly answer a four-part mathematical skill-testing question (unaided by electronic or mechanical device or otherwise) in order to receive his/her prize. If a Grand Prize Winner fails to sign and return the Required Paperwork within the required time frame indicated in the email or in respect of Canada only incorrectly answers the mathematical skill-testing question, the respective Grand Prize Winner forfeits his/her right to the prize and an alternate Grand Prize Winner will be selected based upon the remaining non-winning eligible entries received during the Entry Period. The value of the Grand Prize may be taxable as income and each Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for any taxes, including, but not limited to all applicable federal, state, and local taxes that become due with respect to the value of the Grand Prize. Sponsor (or a third party acting on its behalf) must report the value of the Grand Prize to the Internal Revenue Service in the year the Grand Prize is received by the Grand Prize Winner and will be reported to the Grand Prize Winner and the Internal Revenue Service in the form of a Form 1099.
GENERAL RULES OF PARTICIPATION:
WINNER'S LIST/RULES REQUEST: For the names of the Grand Prize Winners, please submit a self-addressed, stamped envelope by November 29, 2021 to "Win a Windows 11-Ready Laptop” Sweepstakes” (please specify “Winner's List” or “Rules Request”), PO Box 458, Newark, NY, 14513. A copy of these Official Rules may also be obtained at http://pcgamingcontests.com during the Sweepstakes Period
SPONSOR: Intel Corporation, 2200 Mission College Blvd. Santa Clara, CA 95054-154.
This Sweepstakes shall not be published without permission of the Sponsor.